Monthly Archives: November 2018

3 Ways You Can Tell Governor-Elect Newsom #NoTunnels

This past week was a doozy.While we received great news from the Delta Stewardship Council, Governor Brown is still relentlessly trying to push through his boondoggle legacy project. Speculation of potential backroom deals for the tunnels has popped up in … Continue reading

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Veterans Day

2018 marks the Centennial Commemoration of the end of World War I on November 11, 1918. Veterans Day, formerly known as Armistice Day, was originally set as a U.S. legal holiday to honor the end of World War I, which … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading 11/11/18

The following links are just news items and opinions that pass my desk throughout the week. I don’t necessarily support or advocate any of the items, they are just interesting reads. The stunningly positive impact of asking your coworkers: “How … Continue reading

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Free Wood Chips Available Today

Need some wood chips/mulch for your landscaping? The City of Oakley and Diablo Water District have teamed with West Coast Arborists, Inc. (WCA) to offer free wood chips to spread as mulch around trees and shrubs. Wood chips are available … Continue reading

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Winter Spare the Air Alert – Friday 11/9 through Monday 11/12

A Winter Spare the Air Alert has been issued from Friday, November 9, through Monday, November 12, in the Bay Area. Wood burning is banned both indoors and outdoors during this alert. Air quality in the Bay Area is forecast to … Continue reading

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Let’s Tell Gov-Elect Newsom exactly what we want for CA Water!

We Need Your Signature! Sign On to Restore the Delta’s New Petition, “Steps for Governor-Elect Newsom to Modernize CA Water” We have survived the election and have selected a new Governor! To usher in this new era for California, we … Continue reading

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Sunday, November 18 from 09:00am to 11:00am – Dune Day Restoration! at Big Break

Help restore a small piece of the dunes as we remove invasive weeds and re-establish native plants! Bring water, work gloves, hat, dress for the weather and prepare for general grubbiness. No registration required; Drop-in program only. Google Map to … Continue reading

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